Monday, August 24, 2009

Alley Cat

Aug 30
4 p.m.
James Agee Park
Presented by Tennessee Valley Bicycles and Knox Revolution

Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Share the Road license plates

Pre-order your Share the Road specialty license plate! We need about 800 more people to sign up to make this a reality. The revenue from the license plates will help support statewide bicycle advocacy. There's an advocacy group called Bike Walk Tennessee ( that is getting started. I'll post more info as things progress. But meanwhile, show your support for bicycling by reserving your plate today.

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Weekly Update

The marketing/programs committee met yesterday. We're looking for your ideas on how to get the word out to bicyclists AND motorists about the rights and responsibilities of bicyclists on the roads. Share your suggestions here, or come to the next meeting (I'll post the meeting on here.)

Contest alert!!!! The Bicycle Program needs a logo, don't you think? Wouldn't you like to be the lucky one to say, "yeah, that's mine" when someone says "Hey, what a cool logo!" Send entries to by August 31, and we will select 10 for a public vote.

Smart Trips is looking for a new program coordinator. The job notice is at

Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Valet Bike Parking

We have the opportunity to host Knoxville's first-ever valet bike parking station at Boomsday (Sunday, Sept 6) this year. But we need help! Festivities start at 1 p.m. so we need at least 15 people to cover all the shifts from noon til 11 p.m. If you can help, please email me at